Travel to Tangier

A city beautifully crafted with a unique cultural background.

Once inhabited by the Phoenicians, who conquered the Mediterranean 1,000 years before the Romans, Tangier is a crossroads of myriad cultures. Not wholly African or Arab, neither Spanish nor French, it’s an international mash-up with exciting, often inscrutable diversions at every corner. Lively Marrakech gets more press, but seductive, seaside Tangier lingers on the memory long after the trip back home.

The Print version of this article appeared with the headline: Travel by Design: Tangerine Dream